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T‑Mobile Completes STIR/SHAKEN with ALL Major Carriers to Help Protect Customers from Scams and Spam

Summary: 
  • What’s the news:  T-Mobile is the first US wireless provider to work with all other major networks – including those with slower 5G networks (which is all of them) – to implement STIR/SHAKEN to fight number spoofing and further protect customers from scammers. With these partnerships, T-Mobile now authenticates calls with wireless and network providers that collectively represent around 98% of wireless customers in the U.S.
  • Why it matters:  Scam calls are returning to pre-pandemic levels as scammers return to call centers across the globe. T-Mobile leads the industry in protecting customers from scam and unwanted robocalls, but wireless companies must work together to authenticate calls coming across networks and help stop these scammers in their tracks.
  • Who it’s for:  Anyone receiving or sending calls on the T-Mobile network.
Press Release
  • What’s the news:  T-Mobile is the first US wireless provider to work with all other major networks – including those with slower 5G networks (which is all of them) – to implement STIR/SHAKEN to fight number spoofing and further protect customers from scammers. With these partnerships, T-Mobile now authenticates calls with wireless and network providers that collectively represent around 98% of wireless customers in the U.S.
  • Why it matters:  Scam calls are returning to pre-pandemic levels as scammers return to call centers across the globe. T-Mobile leads the industry in protecting customers from scam and unwanted robocalls, but wireless companies must work together to authenticate calls coming across networks and help stop these scammers in their tracks.
  • Who it’s for:  Anyone receiving or sending calls on the T-Mobile network.

Majid Al Futtaim Taps IBM Food Trust to Deliver Food Traceability Across Carrefour Stores Using Blockchain Technology

Summary: 
  • Strategic collaboration offers Carrefour customers the benefit of end-to-end product visibility-promoting food quality, credibility and safety
  • IBM Food Trust to allow Carrefour to efficiently document and locate products through manufacturing, processing, distribution and handling
  • The comprehensive history of the product, including production process, halal and hygiene certifications, date of birth, nutrition information and temperature data, will be readily available to customers in stores.
Press Release
  • Strategic collaboration offers Carrefour customers the benefit of end-to-end product visibility-promoting food quality, credibility and safety
  • IBM Food Trust to allow Carrefour to efficiently document and locate products through manufacturing, processing, distribution and handling
  • The comprehensive history of the product, including production process, halal and hygiene certifications, date of birth, nutrition information and temperature data, will be readily available to customers in stores.

Goodyear Airship Operations Earns IS-BAO Safety Certification

Press Release

March 9, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Goodyear’s Airship Operations organization recently received Stage 1, the first level IS-BAO certification from the International Business Aviation Council. IS-BAO, which stands for the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations, is the industry’s globally recognized code of best practices to ensure flight departments worldwide achieve high levels of safety and professionalism.

Booz Allen's Commitment to Enhancing Cyber Professional Development and Client Delivery Through Knowledge Sharing

Blog

The past year has disrupted our way of life and redefined how we work. However, the pandemic that swept the nation and the world didn’t halt cyber threats—if anything, it heightened them. This year we saw an increase in cyber adversaries attacking vulnerabilities spurred by the increased connection between our physical and digital worlds—hospital ransomware attacks, attempted cyber theft of vaccine formulas, large-scale 3rd party software-based malware, threats to critical infrastructure, and more.

How IBMers on “Silicon Bayou” Helped Louisiana Recover From Ransomware Attacks

By Charles Masters
Blog

Cybercrime against U.S. public school districts is on the rise. A new IBM study shows nearly 60% of school staff feel unprepared for security threats, including attacks called ransomware, which steal and hold data hostage until officials pay up.

Tooling Up For The Post-Pandemic Era

By Ron Nersesian, Chairman and CEO of Keysight Technologies
Article

Disruptions resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic have been broad and substantial, but the responses to those challenges have also been promising. In particular, the technologies that have been deployed to accommodate the need for personal distancing may also provide a guide to managing life and work in the post-pandemic era.

This Safer Internet Day Take Charge of Your Digital Life

How you can limit your device from tracking your location
Blog

By Paige Hanson | Chief of Cyber Safety Education

This week we’re celebrating the 18th annual Safer Internet Day, a global day which aims to educate and raise awareness to create both a safer and better internet. As we work together for an internet where everyone is empowered to use technology responsibly, respectfully, creatively, and safely, we're sharing a tutorial on how you can limit your device from tracking your location.

It's Data Privacy Day and Education is Power

NortonLifeLock takes a stand against domestic violence
Blog

By Paige Hanson, Chief of Cyber Safety Education

Every day brings news of breaches and compromises of personal data – and millions of people are often unaware of how their personal data is being used, collected, or shared, and ignore the magnitude or severity of their exposure. January 28 is Data Privacy Day, an international effort to remind consumers to make active decisions about what they are sharing, and to choose how, when, where, and for what purposes their data is being used.

Every Day Is “Data Privacy Day” at Alliance Data

By Sarah Spradling, Alliance Data
Blog

Respect one’s privacy.

It’s a basic societal tenet that most of us learned from our parents at a very young age. When applied to thoughts, personal space or belongings, privacy is what gives us control over if, when, how and to whom we share the things we hold dear.

Respect Privacy: Clarivate's Commitment to Being A Data Privacy Champion

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Clarivate is proud to be signed up as a Data Privacy Day Champion with the National Cyber Security Alliance! Please join us in celebrating and share what what privacy means to you or how you stay #PrivacyAware.

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